Travel Quotes

120 Travel Quotes to inspire you for travelling across the world

Travelling is crucial part of life as it changes your perception towards life helps you to re-discover yourself. It is like food for thought to your brain. Travel isn’t just about fun and exhilaration. A significant amount of scientific research suggests that exploring a new place can do wonders to your emotional and mental health. Travelling is beneficial for your physical health is a well known fact. Travelling and exploring new places also enhances your creativity, happiness and satisfaction. It strengthens your bond in different relationships. Keeping in mind so many benefits of travel, I have curated my favorite travel quotes which will inspire you to travel too.

Travel Quotes to inspire you

  1. “When you travel alone, you get the opportunity to meet yourself.” ~ Invajy

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  1. “Traveling allows you to explore different versions of yourself.” ~ Invajy

Travel Quotes

  1. “The journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.” ~ Lau Tzu

Travel Quotes

  1. “You don’t have to be rich to travel well.” ~ Eugene Fodor

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  1. “The most beautiful in the world is, of course, the world itself.” ~ Wallace Stevens

Travelling Quotes

  1. “Travel far enough, you meet yourself” ~ David Mitchell

Inspiring Travel Quotes

  1. “The world is a book, and those who do not travel read only one page.” ~ Saint Augustine

Travel Quotes

  1. “If we were meant to stay in one place, we’d have roots instead of feet.” ~ Rachel Wolchin

Quotes on Travel

  1. “A good traveler has no fixed plans and is not intent on arriving.” ~ Lao Tzu

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  1. “A ship is always safe a shore but that is not what it’s built for.” ~ Albert Einstein

Encouraging quotes

Best Travel Quotes

  1. “Life is either a daring adventure or nothing at all.” ~ Helen Keller

Travel Quotes

  1. “To get away from one’s working environment is, in a sense, to get away from one’s self; and this is often the chief advantage of travel and change.” ~ Charles Horton Cooley
  2. “Take only memories, leave only footprints.” ~ Chief Seattle
  3. “Stuff your eyes with wonder, live as if you’d drop dead in ten seconds. See the world. It’s more fantastic than any dream made or paid for in factories.” ~ Ray Bradbury
  4. “Once a year, go someplace you’ve never been before.” ~ Dalai Lama
  5. “Don’t tell me how educated you are, tell me how much you traveled.” ~ Prophet Muhammad
  6. “Live to travel. Travel to live.” ~ Earth Trekkers
  7. “No one realizes how beautiful it is to travel until he comes home and rests his head on his old, familiar pillow.” ~ Lin Yutang
  8. “To travel is to discover that everyone is wrong about other countries.” ~ Aldous Huxley
  9. “The impulse to travel is one of the hopeful symptoms of life” ~ Agnus Ripplier

Inspirational Travel Quotes

  1. “Solo Travelling fulfils the need for solitude.” ~ Invajy
  2. “The goal is to die with memories not dreams” ~ Anonymous
  3. “Traveling – it leaves you speechless, then turns you into a storyteller.” ~ Ibn Battuta
  4. “Two roads diverged in a wood and I – I took the one less traveled by.” ~ Robert Frost
  5. “Do not go where the path may lead; go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.” ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson
  6. “There was nowhere to go but everywhere, so just keep on rolling under the stars.” ~ Jack Kerouac
  7. “If you think adventure is dangerous, try routine, it’s lethal” ~ Paul Coelho
  8. “It is good to have an end to journey toward; but it is the journey that matters, in the end.” ~ Earnest Hemmingway
  9. “Live your life by a compass, not a clock.” ~ Stephen Covey
  10. “Not all those who wander are lost.” ~ J.R.R Tolkien

Traveling quotes

  1. “Tourists don’t know where they’ve been, travelers don’t know where they’re going.” ~ Paul Theroux
  2. “Better to see something once than hear about it a thousand times” ~ Anonymous
  3. “We live in a wonderful world that is full of beauty, charm, and adventure. There is no end to the adventures we can have if only we seek them with our eyes open.” ~ Jawaharlal Nehru
  4. “A journey is like marriage. The certain way to be wrong is to think you control it.” ~ John Steinbeck
  5. “If you are not willing to risk the unusual, you will have to settle for the ordinary.” ~ Jim Rohn
  6. “We wander for distraction, but we travel for fulfillment.” ~ Hilaire Belloc
  7. “Once in a while it really hits people that they don’t have to experience the world in the way they have been told to.” ~ Alan Keightley
  8. “Sometimes one day in a different place gives you more than ten years of life at home.” ~ Anatole France
  9. “A journey is best measured in friends, rather than miles.” ~ Tim Cahill
  10. ”Adventure may hurt you but monotony will kill you.” ~ Anonymous

Quotes about Travelling

  1. “The gladdest moment in human life, methinks, is a departure into unknown lands.” ~ Sir Richard Burton
  2. “Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines, sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.” ~ Mark Twain
  3. “I am not the same, having seen the moon shine on the other side of the world.” ~ Mary Anne Radmacher
  4. “Man cannot discover new oceans unless he has the courage to lose sight of the shore.” ~ Andre Gide
  5. “Live life with no excuses, travel with no regret.” ~ Oscar Wilde
  6. “So shut up, live, travel, adventure, bless and don’t be sorry” ~ Jack Kerouac
  7. “Once the travel bug bites there is no known antidote, and I know that I shall be happily infected until the end of my life.” ~ Michael Palin
  8. “One of the great things about travel is that you find out how many good, kind people there are.” ~ Edith Wharton
  9. “The journey itself is my home.” ~ Matsuo Basho
  10. “We travel not to escape life, but for life not to escape us.” ~ Anonymous

Short Travel Quotes

  1. “To move, to breathe, to fly, to float, to gain all while you give, to roam the roads of lands remote, to travel is to live.” ~ Hans Christian Anderson
  2. “Be fearless in the pursuit of what sets your soul on fire.” ~ Jennifer Lee
  3. “The only impossible journey is the one you never begin.” ~ Tony Robbins
  4. “He who is outside his door has the hardest part of his journey behind him.” ~ Dutch Proverb
  5. “Like all great travelers, I have seen more than I remember and remember more than I have seen.” ~ Benjamin Disraeli
  6. “Travel makes one modest, you see what a tiny place you occupy in the world.” ~ Gustave Flaubert
  7. “Live with no excuses and travel with no regrets.” ~ Oscar Wilde
  8. “Travel is glamorous only in retrospect.” ~ Paul Theroux
  9. “Traveling tends to magnify all human emotions.” ~ Peter Hoeg
  10. “For the born traveller, travelling is a besetting vice. Like other vices, it is imperious, demanding its victim’s time, money, energy and the sacrifice of comfort.” ~ Aldous Huxley

Travel Quotes

  1. “The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes, but in having new eyes.” ~ Marcel Proust
  2. “I would rather own a little and see the world than own the world and see a little of it.” ~ Alexander Sattler
  3. “There’s something about arriving in new cities, wandering empty streets with no destination. I will never lose the love for the arriving, but I’m born to leave.” ~ Charlotte Erikkson
  4. “I have found out that there ain’t no surer way to find out whether you like the people or hate them than to travel with them.” ~ Mark Twain
  5. “A man travels the world over in search of what he needs and returns home to find it.” ~ George A. Moore
  6. “Focus on the journey, not the destination, joy is found not in finishing the activity, but in doing.” ~ Greg Anderson
  7. “The inner journey of travel is intensified by solitude.” ~ Paul Theroux
  8. “Investment in travel is an investment in yourself.” ~ Matthew Karsten
  9. “Once you have travelled, the voyage never ends, but is played out over and over again in the quietest chambers. The mind can never break off from the journey.” ~ Pat Conroy
  10. “One’s destination is never a place, but a new way of seeing things.” ~ Henry Miller

Quotes about Travelling

  1. “I travel because it makes me realize how much I haven’t seen, how much I’m not going to see, and how much I still need to see.” ~ Carew Papritz
  2. “Solo travel not only pushes you out of your comfort zone, it also pushes you out of the zone of others’ expectations.” ~ Suzy Strutner
  3. “Half of the fun of travel is the aesthetic of lostness.” ~ Ray Bradbury
  4. “Some journeys can be only traveled alone.” ~ Ken Poirot
  5. “A person susceptible to wanderlust is not so much committed to movement as committed to transformation.” ~ Pico Iyer
  6. “I am never happier than when I am alone in a foreign city; it is as if I had become invisible.” ~ Margaret Storm Jameson
  7. “The man who goes alone can start today; but he who travels with another must wait until that other is ready.” ~ Henry David Thoreau
  8. “I love the feeling of being anonymous in a city I’ve never been to before.” ~ Anonymous
  9. “Climb the mountain so you can see the world, not so the world can see you.” ~ David McCullough Jr.
  10. “Never go on trips with anyone you do not love.” ~ Ernest Hemingway

Famous Travel Quotes

  1. “Nothing behind me, everything ahead of me, as is ever so on the road.” ~ Jack Kerouac
  2. “What you’ve done becomes the judge of what you’re going to do – especially in other people’s minds. When you’re traveling, you are what you are right there and then.” ~ William Least Heat Moon
  3. “Travel brings power and love back into your life.” ~ Rumi
  4. “A man of ordinary talent will always be ordinary, whether he travels or not; but a man of superior talent will go to pieces if he remains forever in the same place.” ~ Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
  5. “I travel not to go anywhere but to go. I travel for travel’s sake. The great affair is to move.” ~ Robert Louis Stevenson
  6. “Stop worrying about the potholes in the road and enjoy the journey” ~ Babs Hoffman
  7. “We travel, some of us forever, to seek other states, other lives, other souls.” ~ Anais Nin
  8. “All journeys have secret destinations of which the traveler is unaware.” ~ Martin Buber
  9. “A mind that is stretched by a new experience can never go back to its old dimensions.” ~ Oliver Wendell Holmes
  10. “Good company in a journey makes the way seem shorter.” ~ Izaak Walton

Travel Quotes

  1. “Our happiest moments as tourists always seem to come when we stumble upon one thing while in pursuit of something else” ~ Lawrence Block
  2. “So much of who we are is where we have been.” ~ William Langewiesche
  3. “Though we travel the world over to find the beautiful, we must carry it with us, or we find it not.” ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson
  4. “Travel is more than the seeing of sights; it is a change that goes on, deep and permanent, in the ideas of living.” ~ Miriam Beard
  5. “The journey not the arrival matters.” ~ T.S. Eliot
  6. “Travel and change of place impart new vigor to the mind.” ~ Seneca
  7. “To my mind, the greatest reward and luxury of travel is to be able to experience everyday things as if for the first time, to be in a position in which almost nothing is so familiar it is taken for granted.” ~ Bill Bryson
  8. “Travel: the best way to be lost and found at the same time.” ~ Brenna Smith
  9. “I haven’t been everywhere, but it’s on my list.” ~ Susan Sontag
  10. “Travel is never a matter of money but of courage.” ~ Paulo Coelho

Quotes about Travel

  1. “If you don’t know where you are going, any road will get you there.” ~ Lewis Carroll
  2. “A great way to learn about your country is to leave it.” ~ Henry Rollins
  3. “Travel is my therapy.” ~ Anonymous
  4. “We take photos as a return ticket to a moment otherwise gone” ~ Katie Thurmes
  5. “Stop being afraid of what could go wrong, and start being excited of what could go right” ~ Tony Robbins
  6. “We travel, initially, to lose ourselves; and we travel, next to find ourselves” ~ Pico Iyer
  7. “Travel is the only thing you buy that makes you richer” ~ Anonymous
  8. “A change of latitude would help my attitude.” ~ Anonymous
  9. “Adventure is our there.” ~ Charles Muntz
  10. “Jobs fill your pockets, adventures fill your soul.” ~ Anonymous

Travel Quotes

  1. “The life you have led doesn’t need to be the only life you have.” ~ Anna Quindlen
  2. “The gladdest moment in human life is a departure into unknown lands.” ~ Sir Richard Burton
  3. “Our battered suitcases were piled on the sidewalk again; we had longer ways to go. But no matter, the road is life.” ~ Jack Kerouac
  4. ”Travel makes a wise man better but a fool worse.” ~ Thomas Fuller
  5. “Do not follow where the path may lead. Go instead where there is no path and leave a trail” ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson
  6. “Every man can transform the world from one of monotony and drabness to one of excitement and adventure.” ~ Irving Wallace
  7. “I dislike feeling at home when I am abroad” ~ George Bernard Shaw
  8. “Don’t get so busy making a living that you forget to make a life” ~ Dolly Parton
  9. “When overseas you learn more about your own country, than you do the place you’re visiting” ~ Clint Borgen
  10. “The more I traveled the more I realized that fear makes strangers of people who should be friends” ~ Shirley MacLaine

I hope you’ve enjoyed these awesome travel quotes and you’re feeling inspired and full of excitement after reading them! So, what are you waiting for? Start planning for your next travel destination.

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  1. These travel quotes truly capture the essence of wanderlust and adventure! Each word resonates with my desire to explore the world and create unforgettable memories. They ignite a spark within me, reminding me of the transformative power of travel. These quotes are a constant source of inspiration for my next journey.

  2. Thankyou for sharing nice quotes on traveling…My favorite quote is “Traveling tends to magnify all human emotions.” ~ Peter Hoeg …
    love your posts keep sharing

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